A Quick Care Package for the Bride-to-Be

This holiday season, I got a pretty spectacular phone call. I was standing in my living room, packing up some things for our family trip to see my parents for Christmas, and on the caller ID was my best friend Dani....more

Pinterest Inspiration Boards

Hello, loves! On Wednesdays I have a seriously long break in between my classes, long enough to blog something up and share it with you! Ok, maybe it's a little more simple than that in this case!Today, I decided to explore some pinterest and gather some pics together to make up some inspiration boards based on different themes of weddings....more

Where it Began.

Not to say it was nothing before, but this is when I truly started embracing my life for what it was. My senior year, I made so many decisions, decisions that really altered my life forever. Everything happens for a reason. While those decisions were hard, they were the best I ever made.   Why?I won a pageant, was on our Snow Dance court, I made new friends, I had the freedom to be me and do whatever I wanted, to explore....more


Are you all ready for your “happily ever after”? So… what are you wearing under? As we’ve decided a few topics ago, what you wear underneath and how it makes you feel inside is as important as how you look outside! Henceforth, this theory most definitely applies ever more so on the most important day of your life -- Your Wedding Day....more
@pinstigate  Haha Note to self:  ADD the option to go "COMMANDO"  =) cc:spankslingeriemore


As a broad footed big girl buying shoes is a nightmare. If I could wear stilettos every day I would but I’ve accepted (and been told podiatrists) that I’m fated to wear flats for the rest of my life.  I understand this is not the case for all curvy women (of whom I’m envious) and our PLUS SIZE BRIDE Renee Kelly has the luxury of rocking a pump. Here’s her story on choosing the WEDDING SHOES~Kelly ...more



An Interview with Agápe Bridal.

 Agápe Bridal. Agápe. Hum. What does that mean? How do you pronounce it? The dresses on the front window are stunning. The store is beautiful and smells brand new. Dresses are hung neatly in racks and the wooden floor is gleaming. As I open the door and walk in, the woman behind the beautiful granite counter smiles. Her name is Sue. She co-owns Agápe Bridal with her daughter, Amber. We sit down and our interview is soon underway. ...more

Bridal Inspirations from the Red Carpet (SAG Awards, Grammys, BAFTA, Golden Globes etc)

It has indeed been a while since I touched on something bridal. But I couldn't resist.. there are so many bride ideas from the recent awards season. Asymmetrical Hemline and High Slits Charlize Theron and her Dior dress is definitely one of my recommended pin-up inspirations for your wedding! ...more

BlogHer Talks to Jeffrey Zaslow

Editor's Note: We sincerely regret the passing of Jeffrey Zaslow on February 10, 2012. We enjoyed his work and his commentary. Our deepest sympathies go out to Jeffrey's family and friends. -Rita BlogHer recently caught up with Jeffrey Zaslow, the author of BlogHer Book Club pick The Magic Room. ...more
I really enjoyed this book and the perspective it provided. I applaud Mr. Zaslow for being able ...more